Image Sciences Institute

Image Sciences Institute

Welcome to the homepage of the Image Sciences Institute, an interdisciplinary research institute located in the University Medical Center Utrecht. ISI focuses on both fundamental and applied research in medical image processing and acquisition.

ISI participates in the research school ImagO and the Utrecht Graduate School of Life Sciences. It is the hosting institute for the MSc programme Medical Imaging.


Max Viergever professor emeritus

Max Viergever, professor of Medical Imaging and director of the Image Sciences Institute of UMC Utrecht, retired in May 2018....

Cover image NMR in Biomedicine

The cover of the NMR in Biomedicine issue for May 2018 was designed by Mike van Rijssel, first author of...

Recent PhD graduation

Recent PhD graduation: Bas van der Velden, Analysis of healthy breast tissue on MRI for prognosis of breast cancer, 21...

Honorary doctorate

On 11 December 2017 the University of Chubut (Argentina) awarded an honorary doctorate to Alexander Leemans for his outstanding scientific...


Ivana Isgum‘s educational exhibit on ‘Deep Learning in Medical Image Analysis: What’s next?‘ has received a prestigious Magna Cum Laude...


Josien Pluim has been elected Fellow of the IEEE, for contributions to medical image analysis.